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Kowloon is an urban area in Hong Kong comprising the Kowloon Peninsula and New Kowloon. [1]

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Beacon Hill, Hong Kong

Beacon Hill is a large hill in the northern part of the Kowloon peninsula in Hong Kong.

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Boundary Street

Boundary Street is a three-lane one-way street in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Cantonese

The Cantonese language is a variety of Chinese spoken in the city of Guangzhou (historically known as Canton) and its surrounding area in southeastern China.

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Cantonese people

The Cantonese people are Han Chinese people originating from or residing in the provinces of Guangdong and Guangxi (together known as Liangguang), in southern mainland China.

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Census in Hong Kong

Population census in Hong Kong, a collection of demographic data in Hong Kong, is conducted by the Census and Statistics Department of the Hong Kong Government.

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Central business district

A central business district (CBD) is the commercial and business centre of a city.

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Cha Kwo Ling

Cha Kwo Ling (Chinese: 茶果嶺) is a hill in the eastern New Kowloon of Hong Kong, and the area around it.

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Cheung Sha Wan

Cheung Sha Wan is an area between Lai Chi Kok and Sham Shui Po in New Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Chinese dragon

Chinese dragons or East Asian dragons are legendary creatures in Chinese mythology, Chinese folklore, and East Asian culture at large.

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City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong (Abbreviation: CityU; Chinese: 香港城市大學) is a public research university in Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Clock Tower, Hong Kong

The Clock Tower is a landmark in Hong Kong.

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Convention for the Extension of Hong Kong Territory

The Convention between the United Kingdom and China, Respecting an Extension of Hong Kong Territory, commonly known as the Convention for the Extension of Hong Kong Territory or the Second Convention of Peking, was a lease signed between Qing China and the United Kingdom on 9 June 1898.

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Convention of Peking

The Convention or First Convention of Peking, sometimes now known as the Convention of Beijing, is an agreement comprising three distinct treaties concluded between the Qing dynasty of China and the United Kingdom, French Empire, and Russian Empire in 1860.

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Crow's Nest (Hong Kong)

Crow's Nest is a hill north of So Uk in Cheung Sha Wan of New Kowloon in Hong Kong.

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Diamond Hill

Diamond Hill is a hill in the east of Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Districts of Hong Kong

The Districts of Hong Kong are the 18 political areas by which Hong Kong is geographically divided.

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East Kowloon Corridor

East Kowloon Corridor is a highway in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Filipinos in Hong Kong

Filipinos constitute the largest ethnic minority in Hong Kong, numbering approximately 130,000, many of whom work as foreign domestic helpers.

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Hammer Hill (Hong Kong)

Hammer Hill is a hill above Ngau Chi Wan in New Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Ho Man Tin

Ho Man Tin is a mostly residential area in Kowloon, Hong Kong, part of the Kowloon City District.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.

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Hong Kong Baptist University

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) is a publicly funded tertiary institution with a Christian education heritage.

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Hong Kong Cultural Centre

The Hong Kong Cultural Centre is a multipurpose performance facility in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong Island

Hong Kong Island is an island in the southern part of Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education

Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education (HKNYC) is a private higher education provider in Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a public university located in Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong Time

Hong Kong Time (abbreviation: HKT) is the time in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, observed at UTC+08:00 all year round.

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Hung Hom

Hung Hom is an area of Kowloon, in Hong Kong, administratively part of the Kowloon City District, with a portion west of the railway in the Yau Tsim Mong District (油尖旺區).

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Indians in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has been the place of settlement for Indians for a long time.

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Indonesians in Hong Kong

Indonesians in Hong Kong, numbering 102,100,Media Indonesia Online 30 November 2006 form the second-largest ethnic minority group in the territory, behind Filipinos.

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Kai Tak Airport

Kai Tak International Airport was the international airport of Hong Kong from 1925 until 1998.

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Kowloon Bay

Kowloon Bay is a bay and a town in Hong Kong.

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Kowloon City

Kowloon City is an area in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Kowloon City District

Kowloon City District is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.

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Kowloon Park

Kowloon Park is a large public park in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Kowloon Peak

Kowloon Peak or Fei Ngor Shan or Fei Ngo Shan is a tall mountain in the northeast corner of New Kowloon, Hong Kong, situated in Ma On Shan Country Park.

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Kowloon Peninsula

The Kowloon Peninsula is a peninsula that forms the southern part of the main landmass in the territory of Hong Kong.

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Kowloon Tong

Kowloon Tong is an area of Hong Kong located in Kowloon West.

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Kowloon Walled City

Kowloon Walled City was a largely ungoverned, densely populated settlement in Kowloon City in Hong Kong.

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Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation

The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) was established in 1982 under the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation Ordinance for the purposes of operating the Kowloon–Canton Railway (KCR), and to construct and operate other new railways.

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Kwun Chung

Kwun Chung, or Koon Chung in early document, is an area of Hong Kong, southwest of Yau Ma Tei located in the Yau Tsim Mong District of western Kowloon Peninsula.

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Kwun Tong

Kwun Tong (originally 官塘) is an area in Kwun Tong District, situated at the eastern part of the Kowloon Peninsula, and its boundary stretches from Lion Rock in the north to Lei Yue Mun in the south, and from the winding paths of Kowloon Peak in the east to the north coast of the former Kai Tak Airport runway in the west.

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Kwun Tong District

Kwun Tong is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.

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Lai Chi Kok

Lai Chi Kok is a neighborhood in New Kowloon, Hong Kong, east of Kwai Chung and west of Cheung Sha Wan.

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Lam Tin

Lam Tin is an area in the Kwun Tong District in southeastern New Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Legislative Council of Hong Kong

The Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (LegCo) is the unicameral parliamentary legislature of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China.

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Lei Yue Mun

Lei Yue Mun (also called Lyemun, Lymoon Pass, Lye Moon Passage or Ly-ee-moon Passage) is a short channel in Hong Kong, between Junk Bay and Victoria Harbour, separating Kowloon and Hong Kong Island.

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Lion Rock

Lion Rock, or less formally Lion Rock Hill, is a mountain in Hong Kong.

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List of places in Hong Kong

The following is a list of areas of Hong Kong.

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Ma Tau Wai

Ma Tau Wai (originally 碼頭圍, historically 古瑾圍) is an area in Kowloon City District, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Mandarin Chinese

Mandarin is a group of related varieties of Chinese spoken across most of northern and southwestern China.

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Mei Foo Sun Chuen

Mei Foo Sun Chuen or simply Mei Foo is a large private housing estate in Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Mong Kok

Mong Kok (also spelled Mongkok, often abbreviated as MK) is an area in the Yau Tsim Mong District, on the western part of Kowloon Peninsula in Hong Kong.

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Nepalis in Hong Kong

There is a moderate ethnic minority population of Nepalese people in Hong Kong (referred to as 'Hong Kong Nepalese'), forming roughly 0.5% of the total population (approximately 40,000 Hong Kong Nepalese citizens).

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New Kowloon

New Kowloon is an area in Kowloon, Hong Kong, bounded in the south by Boundary Street, and in the north by the ranges of the Lion Rock, Beacon Hill, Tate's Cairn and Kowloon Peak.

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New Territories

The New Territories is one of the three main regions of Hong Kong, alongside Hong Kong Island and the Kowloon Peninsula.

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Ngau Chi Wan

Ngau Chi Wan was a bay beneath Hammer Hill in New Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Ngau Tau Kok

Ngau Tau Kok is an area of East Kowloon in Hong Kong, in the north of Kwun Tong District next to Kowloon Bay.

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Open University of Hong Kong

The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK, OpenU) is a statutory university located in Ho Man Tin, Hong Kong.

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Prince Edward, Hong Kong

Prince Edward is an area in northern Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Public housing in Hong Kong

Public housing in Hong Kong is a set of mass housing programmes through which the Government of Hong Kong provides affordable housing for lower-income residents.

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Public Square Street

Public Square Street (formerly) is a street in Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Qing dynasty

The Qing dynasty, also known as the Qing Empire, officially the Great Qing, was the last imperial dynasty of China, established in 1636 and ruling China from 1644 to 1912.

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Refugee

A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).

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Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.

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San Po Kong

San Po Kong is an area in New Kowloon in Hong Kong.

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Sau Mau Ping

Sau Mau Ping is an area part of Kwun Tong District, in eastern New Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Second Sino-Japanese War

The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from July 7, 1937, to September 2, 1945.

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Sham Shui Po

Sham Shui Po is an area of Kowloon, Hong Kong, situated in the northwestern part of the Kowloon Peninsula, north of Tai Kok Tsui, east of Cheung Sha Wan and south of Shek Kip Mei 石硤尾.

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Sham Shui Po District

Sham Shui Po District is one of 18 districts of Hong Kong.

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Shek Kip Mei

Shek Kip Mei, originally known as Shek Kap Mei, is an area in New Kowloon, to the northeast of the Kowloon Peninsula of Hong Kong.

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Shipyard

A shipyard (also called a dockyard) is a place where ships are built and repaired.

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Slum

A slum is a highly populated urban residential area consisting mostly of closely packed, decrepit housing units in a situation of deteriorated or incomplete infrastructure, inhabited primarily by impoverished persons.

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Song dynasty

The Song dynasty (960–1279) was an era of Chinese history that began in 960 and continued until 1279.

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Star Ferry Pier, Tsim Sha Tsui

Star Ferry Pier, Tsim Sha Tsui, or Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Pier, is a pier located on reclaimed land at the southernmost tip of Tsim Sha Tsui on Kowloon Peninsula in Hong Kong.

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Stonecutters Island

Stonecutters Island or Ngong Shuen Chau (Hong Kong Hakka: Ngong2 Son2 Ziu1) is a former island in Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong.

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Tai Kok Tsui

Tai Kok Tsui is an area west of Mong Kok in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Tate's Cairn

Tate's Cairn is a mountain peak in Hong Kong, in height.

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Temple Hill (Hong Kong)

Temple Hill, also known as Tsz Wan Shan, is a hill between New Kowloon and the New Territories, Hong Kong.

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The Church of Christ in China Ming Yin College

The Church of Christ in China Ming Yin College is an aided Christian co-educational secondary school in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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The Wharf (Holdings)

The Wharf (Holdings) Limited, or Wharf (九倉) in short, is a company founded in 1886 in Hong Kong.

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To Kwa Wan

To Kwa Wan is a bay and an area of the western shore of Kowloon peninsula.

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Tsim Sha Tsui

Tsim Sha Tsui, often abbreviated as TST, is an urban area in southern Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Tsz Wan Shan

Tsz Wan Shan is a residential area in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Tung Shan (mountain)

Tung Shan is a mountain between Tate's Cairn and Kowloon Peak in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Tung Wah College

Tung Wah College (TWC) is a self-financing degree granting tertiary institution, established by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (TWGHs) in 2010 and registered under the Post-Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap 320).

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Urban renewal

Urban renewal (also called urban regeneration in the United Kingdom, urban renewal or urban redevelopment in the United States) is a program of land redevelopment in cities, often where there is urban decay.

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Victoria Harbour

Victoria Harbour is a natural landform harbour situated between Hong Kong Island and Kowloon in Hong Kong.

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West Kowloon

West Kowloon is a part of Kowloon, Hong Kong situated within the Yau Tsim Mong District.

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White people

White people is a racial classification specifier, used mostly for people of European descent; depending on context, nationality, and point of view, the term has at times been expanded to encompass certain persons of North African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian descent, persons who are often considered non-white in other contexts.

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Wong Tai Sin

Wong Tai Sin or Huang Daxian is a Chinese Taoist deity popular in Jinhua 金華, Zhejiang 浙江 and Hong Kong with the power of healing.

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Wong Tai Sin District

Wong Tai Sin District is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Yau Ma Tei

Yau Ma Tei is an area in the Yau Tsim Mong District in the south of the Kowloon Peninsula in Hong Kong.

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Yau Ma Tei Police Station

Yau Ma Tei Police Station is a police station in Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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Yau Tong

Yau Tong is an area of Hong Kong, located in the southeastern end of Kowloon, between Lei Yue Mun and Lam Tin, at the east shore of Victoria Harbour, west of Tseung Kwan O. Administratively, it is part of the Kwun Tong District.

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Yau Tsim Mong District

Yau Tsim Mong District is one of 18 districts of Hong Kong, located on the western part of Kowloon Peninsula.

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Zhao Bing

Zhao Bing (12 February 1272 – 19 March 1279), also known as Emperor Bing of Song or Bing, Emperor of Song (宋帝昺),Note that the "Bing" refers to the emperor's personal given name.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kowloon

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